TAVI as a Stage Before Liver Transplantation for Portal Hypertension

20-10-2020


On October 19, 2020 року, at the Heart Institute, Kyiv, the first stage of the endovascular prosthesis of critical aortic valve stenosis (TAVR) was performed in a 56-year-old patient from Kryvyi Rih who was preparing for a liver transplant because of liver cirrhosis.

The operation was performed by the head of the Department of Endovascular Surgery and Angiography Andriy Khokhlov with a team of specialists from the Heart Institute – Mykola Stan, Maksym Shimanko, Oleg Zelenchuk, Yana Antonyuk, Maria Slyubyk, Oleksandr Kyriaev, Lada Kononova.

Transplantation is now possible!





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